Beautiful 2000 Cast
Beautiful is a 2000 American comedy-drama film directed by Sally Field and starring Hallie Eisenberg and Minnie Driver. The film deals with the sacrifices that young women make in order to become Miss America. The film was both a critical and commercial failure. Here are the cast members of Beautiful 2000. You may recognize them from other projects, including The Princess Diaries. If you haven’t seen this film yet, you may want to check it out.
The cast also includes Leslie Stefanson, who plays an inquisitive journalist who hopes to catch the attention of Tom Brokaw and become a national star. The cast also includes Vanessa, who looks just like Mona. The film concludes with Mona, Vanessa, and Ruby reunited. The movie’s final reel rehashes familiar elements of beauty pageants, including the bathing suit parade and talent contest.
Mona is a fiercely driven woman with one goal in life: to become Miss American Miss. She grew up in a dysfunctional household, and her mother is an alcoholic who threatens to stop supporting her if she competes in a beauty pageant. But she has help in the form of Ruby Stilwell (Joey Lauren Adams), a nurturing childhood friend who helps her overcome her self-esteem issues. And in the process, she also meets Vanessa, her neglected daughter, who provides her with much-needed support.
Ruby becomes jealous when she sees Mona with a child. She tries to make sure that Mona is pregnant, but Ruby refuses to play the supporting role she used to. Ruby tells Mona to take care of her family, and Mona realizes that her pursuit of pageant fame is hollow compared to her responsibilities. She agrees to adopt Vanessa’s baby, but Vanessa is also pregnant and the two are unable to stop their relationship.